Boston Transportation

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  • 1. T - subway

    Boston has a modest and reasonably efficient public transportation system known as "The T." The primary means to pay your fare is with Charlie tickets (somewhat similar to Metro tickets in Washington...

  • 2. Amtrak Train

    If you are thinking about travelling by train from Boston to the other cities, firstly make sure you know which train station it leaves from (North or South Station). Secondly make sure you know the...

  • 3. Driving

    The totally underground 6 level garage at Post Office Square opened in 1990 centrally located to waterfront hotels, Quincy Market, the Aquarium, and the Financial District. Other than inconspicuous...

  • 4. Bus Service

    There are many choices of arrival into Boston from NYC, and the bus seems to be one of the more economical ways, especially with the price of gas these days. We wanted to visit Boston from NYC but...

  • 5. Commuter Rail

    We caught the commuter rail a couple of times during our trip. Once to get to Bridgewater State Uni to visit our daughter and once to get to Salem for a day trip out of town. You can catch the T from...

  • 6. By Airplane

    my fave airline (since norhtwest got absorbed by it 5 years ago). Well in this age of very competitive aviation from the Legacy carriers and the Low Cost Carrier, the only Legacy Carrier Left Standing...

  • 7. Water Shuttles

    For a city struck out into the Atlantic on a peninsular of land, it's not surprising to find Boston has ferry services to shuttle people from one place to another. The ferry services form part of the...

  • 8. Trolley Tours

    I have not personally taken a Trolley Tour Bus in Boston or in any city (other than San Francisco and Newport), simply put, I prefer to walk. But the Trolley Tour Bus seems to be a perfect way to...

  • 9. Taxi Cabs

    Around Boston you will find may taxi's. We parked our car at an inexpensive parking garage (more on that later) and we used taxis a few times during our way around town. The taxis are pretty...

  • 10. Walking

    Walking is our preferred way to exploring a city. I do love to walk and exploring a city by foot is the best way to see as much or as little as we want. We can do a bit of shopping, grab a drink or...

  • 11. Duck Tours

    The Duck Tours offer guided tours of Boston and "what makes Boston the birthplace of freedom and the city of firsts." The lines were pretty long to get on one of these and I did notice that the...

  • 12. Cruise Liners

    at the Busy Seaport District of Boston, where the Boston Convention an Exhibition Center is located, sits the Black Falcon Cruise Terminal. This large terminal handles all the various Cruise Ships...

  • 13. Carriage Rides

    We saw a couple of these carriages in a few locations, namely in the area of State street near the Black Rose as well as near the aquarium. I can't actually tell you how much you would pay to ride one...

  • 14. Hubway Bike Rental

    Plane, train, bus , automobile, ship Driving in Downtown Boston can be stressful, traffic is heavy, and roads are narrow. Best way is to rent a bike, there are several stands around the downtown area...

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There's one simple rule for driving in Boston:  Don't do it.  The traffic and helter-skelter street pattern confounds even the locals.  The good news is, the city is very...

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